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Explore the story of Ireland’s famous literary culture from past to present.

Opening times
10am–6pm, 7 days a week. Last entry at 5pm.

Member free no booking required
Adult   €8
Child, student, over 65s   €6
Family   €17   2 adults, up to 4 children
Adult and child   €10
Children under 3   free   no booking required
Jobseekers, carers   free   no booking required

Guided tour   €12
Enjoy a unique 50-minute tour of the museum with one of our expert guides.   advance booking recommended


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Become a MoLI Member!

MoLI Members enjoy unlimited free museum entry, a private members’ library, priority booking, discounts and exclusive event invitations.

  • Unlimited free entry for you plus one guest
  • 10% discount at the Commons café and MoLI shop
  • Priority booking for MoLI events
  • Private Members’ Library overlooking the Iveagh Gardens
  • Invitation to the MoLI Summer Garden Party
  • Exclusive Members’ museum tours

All the benefits of individual membership plus unlimited free entry for up to 4 children (ages 3-17).

Unwrap creativity and give the gift that lasts all year with a MoLI Membership Gift Pack. Designed to bestow inspiration and wonder.

  1. Buy
    Purchase your Gift Membership online.
  2. Give
    Your Gift Membership voucher is emailed to you, to print or forward to your recipient.
  3. Activate
    The recipient can activate their Gift Membership online or at the MoLI ticket desk.

Once their Gift Membership is activated they can start enjoying free visits, discounts and access straight away.

Group bookings and travel trade

We welcome groups of all sizes. Advance booking is required for groups of 10 or more people to visit the museum and to receive the group rate.

For information on our group and travel trade rates please email [email protected].

Plan your visit

Museum of Literature Ireland
Open 7 days, 10.00-18.00
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UCD Naughton Joyce Centre
86 St Stephen's Green
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